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The World Games unites Special Olympics athletes from around the globe in an inspiring display of effort, prowess and achievement. Come cheer on our Northern California athletes!
Every two years, thousands of Special Olympics athletes from around the world come together to showcase their athletic skills and celebrate the spirit of Special Olympics. We are proud to be a part of this world-class sporting event, featuring intense competition and inspiring performances by the great athletes of Special Olympics. The next World Games will be the Special Olympics World Summer Games that will be held in 2015 in Southern California. Check back for details! In the meantime, click on the story below to read about one of our local athletes.